Certified Asset Management Assessor (CAMA)

The “Certified Asset Management Assessor” (CAMA) certification establishes an individual’s credentials in asset management knowledge and comprehension, globally. This multiple choice exam is based on ISBN978 0 9871799 3 7 GFMAM_ISO55001 Auditor Assessor Specification. The WPiAM develops, maintains, and administers the exam.

The certification is conducted in accordance with 17024, and complies with:

  • GFMAM Specification,  GFMAM Competency Specification for an ISO 55001 Asset Management System Auditor/Assessor, First Edition, version 2  English Version.
  • 17021 Part 5, section 5     Conformity assessment — Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems — Part 5: Competence requirements for the certification of asset management systems.

How is the CAMA Certification Obtained?

The Certified Asset Management Assessor Certificate is obtained by successfully completing a proctored on-line exam and professional profile.

The exam is a two hour closed book exam, with around 110 multiple choice questions. The current exam language is English. Spanish and Portuguese versions are currently in preparation. ISO spelling conventions are used.

CAMA Exam Fees  

SAAMA Member -  $240 | Non-Member - $300


(WPiAM fee - R 4390 ($300)


Applicants must:

  • have a minimum 5 years of working experience in asset management;
  • provide a resume/cv; and
  • complete a professional profile. This professional profile is used to demonstrate compliance with ISO 17021-5 “Competence requirements for auditing and certification of asset management
  • systems” that requires auditors to have experience in certain industry types and asset classes.

Applicants should:

  • have working knowledge of ISO 5500X Standards; and
  • understand the GFMAM Competency Specification for an ISO 55001 Asset Management System Auditor/Assessor.

Please note, applicants are not required to complete any specific course or training prior to the exam. 

CAMA Examination Bookings:

We will be running virtual sessions. To view the terms and conditions and complete the application form, please click here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Click here to view frequently asked questions with regards to the CAMA exams.

Click here to view a guide to completing your Professional Profile.